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Post-doctoral scholar

Posted on March 22nd, 2017

Post-doctoral scholar needed: Science Communication & Digital Technologies The Adler School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering Program at the University of Iowa are soliciting application for a Post-Doctoral Research Scholar position in the area of science communication and digital technologies. Successful applications will have a Ph.D. in communication, sociology, psychology […]

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Posted on March 20th, 2017

IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering, THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Scholar in the area of computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Candidates must have earned a doctorate in mechanical or aerospace engineering, or a closely related discipline, and have interests in CFD modeling and numerical methods for code development and practical applications.  […]

Tools and resources developed by the Iowa Flood Center are making a difference for Iowa communities faced by repeated flooding. Case in point, Cedar Rapids—2016 was very different from 2008.

A Flood Story: 2008 vs. 2016

Posted on March 14th, 2017

In 2008, Cedar Rapids took a major hit from flooding. In 2016, floodwaters came again. What happened this time?

IIHR's Andres Martinez (center) adjusts a sensor measuring airborne PCBs near the New Bedford Harbor in Massachusetts.

New Bedford Harbor a Source of Airborne PCBs

Posted on March 14th, 2017

IIHR researchers are part of a team studying airborne PCBs near New Bedford Harbor, Mass.



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Sean Seelau, a senior mechanical engineering student, will be the first to graduate with a certificate in Naval Hydrodynamics at the UI.

First Graduate With Naval Hydrodynamics Certificate

Posted on February 20th, 2017

This May, senior mechanical engineering student Sean Seelau will be the first student to receive a certificate in Naval Hydrodynamics from the University of Iowa.

Charles Stanier CLEA4R project monitors air pollution in Iowa using Airbeam handheld tracking sensors.

Studying Air Pollution in Iowa

Posted on February 20th, 2017

IIHR Research Engineer Charles Stanier and his team work with K-12 students and others to monitor and map particulate pollutant concentrations in the air.

Gabriele Villarini was thrilled to receive the AGU's Macelwane Medal in 2016.

Villarini Receives AGU Macelwane Medal

Posted on February 3rd, 2017

IIHR’s Gabriele Villarini was recently chosen to receive the American Geophysical Union’s James B. Macelwane Medal.

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